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Cyprus reaffirms commitment to combat discrimination and violence on IDAHOTB

The government reaffirmed on Sunday its commitment to combat all forms of violence, discrimination and hate crimes, on the occasion of the International Day...

Video conference on resumption of travel between EU member states

Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides will take part in a video conference on Monday with EU counterparts to discuss the resumption of travel between member...

Limassol: Four arrests, 800 grams of cocaine seized

Two men and two women were remanded in custody for eight days by Limassol district court on Sunday as suspects in a case involving...

After weeks of lockdown, overjoyed Greeks return to church

Thousands of Greeks returned to church on Sunday after weeks of staying away as a ban on mass gatherings to curb the spread of...

China’s ambassador to Israel found dead in Tel Aviv home -police

China's ambassador to Israel was found dead in his home in a Tel Aviv suburb on Sunday, an Israeli police spokesman said. He did not...

PM Johnson accepts public frustration with lockdown easing rules

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted on Sunday that there was public frustration with his government's measures to ease the coronavirus lockdown following widespread...

Aradippou lyceum disinfected, to reopen tomorrow

  Aradippou upper secondary school (lyceum) where two final year pupils tested positive for coronavirus is being disinfected on Sunday so that it can reopen...

110 booked for breaking lockdown overnight

Police booked 110 drivers and pedestrians for breaking the decree restricting movement after carrying out 3356 checks from 6 pm on Saturday to 6...

CMP aims to make up for ground lost because of pandemic

By Maria Koniotou The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the work of the Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) in Cyprus since its field and lab activities...

6% of Cypriots did online course in 2019

In 2019, 6% of people aged 16 to 74 in Cyprus reported that they did an online course in the last three months prior...

2183 students sign up to return to university in Greece

More than 2000 students have signed up to return to their universities in Greece, but it remains uncertain when they will be able to...

Three arrests after Nicosia row turns violent

  Three men  are under arrest in connection with a violent row in Nicosia on Saturday night which led to the injury of another man. The...

Democrats launch probe of Trump’s firing of State Dept watchdog

  Democrats in Congress on Saturday launched an investigation into President Donald Trump's move to oust the State Department's internal watchdog, accusing the president of...

Another scorcher, temperatures at 41 C inland

  It will be another blistering hot day today, with temperatures well above the seasonal average as a hot and dry air mass  continues to...

Road fatality on Larnaca-Kophinou highway

A 49 year old man has died in a road collision that occurred on the  Larnaca-Kophinou highway on Saturday evening. Police named the victim as...

Limassol: 18 beachgoers booked for breaking decree

  Police stepped up patrols in Limassol on Saturday as people sought respite from the sizzling heat in the sea. Limassol  police spokesman Ioannis Soteriades told...

Education Ministry: 2 pupils, 2 staff test positive for coronavirus

  Two of today's four coronavirus cases concern pupils from an upper secondary school (lyceum) in Aradippou and the others concern staff at two schools...

Four new coronavirus cases, all from schools; total now 914

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus after 1564 diagnostic tests on Saturday raising the total number of cases in Cyprus to 914. All four...

FM Christodoulides: Turkey’s stance on international law cannot be “à la carte”,

Turkey’s stance vis-à-vis international law cannot be “à la carte”, Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides told the Cyprus News Agency, inviting Ankara to accept its...

Another yellow alert; warm tonight, sizzling hot tomorrow

  The Met Office has issued another yellow alert, the second in as many days, warning of extreme high temperatures. The new alert is in...

Europe sees two deaths, multiple cases of COVID-linked syndrome in children

  A new life-threatening inflammatory syndrome associated with COVID-19 has affected 230 children in Europe and killed two so far this year, a regional health...

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Anastasiades unveils new package to boost economy

  President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday announced a new package of 10 measures to help the economy through the coronavirus crisis that includes liquidity, guarantees...

NPLs in the Cyprus banking system decline below €9 billion

Non-performing loans (NPLs) in the Cypriot banking system declined to €8.97 billion in the end of 2019, with the NPL rate amounting to 27.9%...

Prodromou says no intention to discriminate against disabled pupils, asks parents to work with experts on solutions

Education Minister Prodromos Prodromou addressed anew on Wednesday the backlash that followed an announcement on May 20 that children with disabilities were not to...

No new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday

  There were no new Covid-19 cases in Cyprus on Wednesday the Health Ministry said, only the second time of zero cases since the start...

Paphos most booked holiday destination for Britons in April, May 2021

  Paphos is the most booked destination for British holidaymakers in April and May next year, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday citing data collected...

Taste

Traditional salads that will blow your mind away

This traditional salads will make you actually love salads! Cyprus may be famous for souvla and kleftiko but if you try the traditional salads with...

Honey Balls

As you stroll down Onasagorou street in the old city of Nicosia and suddenly feel the need for something sweet, follow the smell of...

Octopus with Oregano

Ingredients: (Serves 4) 1 kg octopus ½ tsp dry oregano Pepper 3 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp vinegar or lemon juice Preparation: Clean the octopus thoroughly under cold running water. Place the octopus...

Fish meatballs

In a bowl, mix the finely chopped onion and parsley. Boil the fish, cut into small pieces and add to the bowl. Add salt...